Riverside Management Group is a merchant banking boutique that provides financial advisory services to companies, funds, and entrepreneurs. Riverside Management Group offers a full range of capabilities to assist clients in private equity placements, mezzanine and subordinated debt placements, buyouts, consolidations, and acquisition financing. The firm maintains relationships with venture capital and private equity firms, hedge funds, strategic corporate investors, and lenders. RMG also makes venture investments spanning across the information technology, communications, business services, biotechnology, hospitality, alternative energy, and metals sectors. The firm was founded in 1996 and is based in Westport, Connecticut.